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21.63°S 148.55°E 225m AMSL

Moranbah Forecast

Today 21°C
Tonight 5°C
sunny

Now

16.3°C rising
Updated at 10:10 EST

Central Highlands for Saturday Sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds S/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 22.

Currently at Moranbah Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 16.3°C rising
Dew Point 4.0°C rising
Feels Like 13.4°C
Relative Humidity 44%
Wind icon
SSE 22km/h falling
Wind Gusts 28km/h
Pressure 1024.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 7.9
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Sat

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Sunrise sunrise
06:22 EST
Sunset sunset
17:57 EST

Nearby Now

Mackay Ap 18.3°C
Mackay 17.6°C

Next 12 hours in Moranbah

48-hour forecast

12pm

Clear
18°C

3pm

Clear
21°C

6pm

Clear
16°C

9pm

Clear
11°C

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Moranbah 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sat
Aug 27
Sun
Aug 28
Mon
Aug 29
Tue
Aug 30
Wed
Aug 31
Thu
Sep 1
Fri
Sep 2

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Cloudy

Possible shower

Possible shower
Maximum 21°C 24°C 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 29°C
Minimum 6°C 5°C 8°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 13°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 30% 70% 60%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm
UV Index Very High Very High Very High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Slight Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 20
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
16
km/h
18
km/h
20
km/h
19
km/h
23
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
17
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction SSE 20km/h
SSE
S 16km/h
S
SE 18km/h
SE
ESE 16km/h
ESE
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 20km/h
E
ESE 19km/h
ESE
E 23km/h
E
ESE 18km/h
ESE
E 18km/h
E
E 18km/h
E
E 19km/h
E
NNE 17km/h
NNE
N 19km/h
N
Relative Humidity 49% 26% 46% 28% 72% 44% 75% 53% 79% 52% 77% 48% 74% 49%
Dew Point 4°C 1°C 3°C 5°C 13°C 13°C 14°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 16°C 15°C 17°C 18°C

Moranbah Sun & Moon Times

Saturday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:59 EST
sunrise
06:22 EST
sunset
17:57 EST
last light
18:19 EST
moon
set
Sat 13:14 EST
rise
Sun 02:46 EST
moon
Thu
Sep 1
moon
Fri
Sep 9
moon
Sat
Sep 17
moon
Fri
Sep 23

Moranbah Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Aug 27
4°C - 0.0mm
Fri
Aug 26
12.4°C 21°C 0.0mm
Thu
Aug 25
16.4°C 23.1°C 10.0mm
Wed
Aug 24
17.4°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Tue
Aug 23
13.6°C 29.5°C 0.0mm

Mackay Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Aug
1346.6mm
102.8 Day(s)
Total For 2016
1295.2mm
94 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2015
640.2mm
87 Day(s)
Wettest Day
117.6mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
5.7°C
Jun 29
Highest Temperature
35.6°C
Feb 3

Mackay Ap Almanac

full climatology
August Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
7.4°C
4th
Lowest On Record
2.0°C
2nd 2003
Average This Month
14.3°C
+2.5°C
Long-term Average
11.8°C
August Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
29.8°C
24th
Highest On Record
32.1°C
14th 2009
Average This Month
24.2°C
+0.6°C
Long-term Average
23.6°C
August Rainfall
Wettest This Month
9.8mm
22nd
Total This Month
26.8mm
10 Day(s)
Long-term Average
35.5mm
6.7 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
230.0mm
1998
Driest On Record
0.0mm
2008
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